The median annual salary for a Data Centre Technician was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Centre Technician
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 646 650
Rank change year-on-year +74 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Technician 4 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.012% 0.017% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.017% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +55.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year - -10.71%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32041 40328 41125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27099 34777 34560
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Centre Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Data Centre Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Technician in London

Data Centre Technician
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Data Centre Technician in London.

Salary trend for Data Centre Technician in London

Data Centre Technician
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre Technician within the London region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +52 2 £40,000 - 1
Data Centre Technician
England

Data Centre Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Data Centre Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Data Centre Technician in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
5 7 (38.89%) Law
5 7 (38.89%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) Sun
5 7 (38.89%) HP
5 7 (38.89%) Dell
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (38.89%) A+ Certification
5 7 (38.89%) FreeBSD
5 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
6 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) IaaS
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (16.67%) N-Tier

Data Centre Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (38.89%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) LDAP
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) SSH
3 3 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (16.67%) Telnet
General
1 7 (38.89%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 18 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 2 (11.11%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) FreeBSD
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.56%) Windows NT
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Network Architecture
1 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
1 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 3 (16.67%) C#
1 3 (16.67%) Java
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) PHP
1 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 3 (16.67%) Python
1 3 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) A+ Certification
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (38.89%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) NFS
1 3 (16.67%) Samba
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco
1 7 (38.89%) Dell
1 7 (38.89%) HP
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
1 7 (38.89%) Sun
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Siebel
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